Julie Dubé will put her dedication to helping women advance in commercial real estate on full display in 2024.
Dubé will serve as president of CREW’s Montreal chapter, known as CREW M, after fulfilling the role of president-elect in 2023 and 2022.
She has also contributed to the betterment of the commercial real estate industry in many other ways. Recognized for her dedication and commitment, Julie has been actively involved with the Ordre des Évaluateurs Agréés du Québec (Order of Approved Appraisers), the group that regulates and sets standards for about 1,000 appraisal professionals in the province. She served as a member of the order’s admission committee from 2016 to 2019 and twice as a member of the group’s convention organizing committee in 2012 and 2019. In 2018, she also became a member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada.
In her regular job, she serves as assets appraisal manager with major developer, investor and property manager Ivanhoé Cambridge in Montreal. Dubé has been working in the appraisal field since beginning her career in 2008. She moved to Altus Group in 2012 before joining Ivanhoé Cambridge’s asset valuation team in 2018.
Dubé specializes in shopping centre valuations; however, she has appraised several other property types, ranging from residential to commercial assets. She has also worked on office, industrial, multi-residential and seniors housing projects.
She joined CREW M in 2015 and her passion for promoting women and diversity in the industry prompted her to become an active member.
Monte Stewart serves as Content Director - Canada for Connect Commercial Real Estate.
Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monte provides daily news coverage of major Canadian commercial real estate markets, including Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary. He has written about the real estate sector for various media outlets and Avison Young since the early 2000s.
In addition, he has covered sports, general news and business for several leading wire services and publications, including The Canadian Press, The Associated Press, The Calgary Herald, The Globe and Mail, Research Money, The Daily Oil Bulletin, Natural Gas World and The Toronto Star.
Monte is active in his community as a youth basketball coach and raises funds for such charitable causes as Movember.